Lesson 2: Musical Motifs

Children learn what a motif is and how to identify one, before playing and incorporating them into the Road Building Song

Learning Objectives

  • Explaining what a motif is
  • Hearing and recognising a motif in a piece of music
  • Playing a motif on a tuned instrument

Resources

Roman Motifs PowerPoint
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Roman Motifs Extension Sheet
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Road Building Song Lyrics
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Road Building Song Sheet Music
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The Road Building Song Backing Track
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The Road Building Song Performance Track (Vocal)
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Musical Motifs

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After a brief spell as an opera singer Liz embarked on a 20 year career in music education; teaching at early years, primary and secondary. After Liz had her daughter she started her own business Music Education SolutionsĀ® Limited; helping…
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